• Ring-billed Gull after diving at a Clark's Grebe with prey

A Clark’s Grebe and Ring-billed Gull Skirmish – The Clark’s Grebe Wins

October 23rd, 2015|

I spent a few hours at Farmington Bay WMA yesterday and was able to witness a very brief skirmish between a Clark's Grebe that had a fish in its bill and a Ring-billed Gull that tried to steal the fish.

  • Juvenile Northern Harrier in flight over a marsh

A Few Birds From Yesterday At Farmington Bay

October 21st, 2015|

The light was beautiful yesterday morning at Farmington Bay WMA and I was able to photograph a few species if birds including this juvenile Northern Harrier flying over the marsh.

  • The Ring-billed Gull Ballet

The Ring-billed Gull Ballet

October 14th, 2015|

Among the bait fish skirmishes one solitary Ring-billed Gull stood out to me and as it flew after the Reddish Egret and Laughing Gulls I kept my lens trained on it.

  • Ring-billed Gull and friends

What is in the background of an image can enhance or distract

September 29th, 2015|

In bird photography what is in the background can enhance or distract the eye from the main subject.